Pelosi Gives the Go on Trump’s Impeachment Process

By Chris Carey  Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced that the House of Representatives will pursue impeachment proceedings of President Trump on Tuesday, September 24. This declaration follows recent developments regarding Trump’s dealings with the Ukraine, CBS News reports.  At 5:00 p.m. EST, Speaker Pelosi delivered a statement addressing President Trump’s communications with Volodymyr Read More …

D.C. Statehood Gets First Congress Hearing in 25 Years

By Eva Lynch The weekend before the Congressional hearing on D.C. statehood, Pennsylvania Avenue’s lampposts were embellished with 51-star flags, symbolizing the call of D.C. residents to grant the District statehood.  Thursday’s Congressional hearing served as the first meeting regarding this issue in 25 years. The bill on the floor is sponsored by Del. Eleanor Read More …

City Comes Together To Celebrate Art All Night

By Julianna Guthrie  For one night only each year, university students, neighbors from all over D.C., and people from the suburbs come together to take part in the city-wide, all-night art festival. Last Saturday, in the spirit of the French festival, La Nuit Blanche, Washington D.C. had eight neighborhoods that hosts art exhibits, dance, theater Read More …

Party Frontrunners: 2020 Presidential Election Updates

By Robbie Cruz The election for the next president of the United States of America is set to be on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020. Even though the election is not set to take place until next November, that has not stopped rumblings in the political world.  At the moment, there are four Republican presidential nominees, Read More …

Human Dignity and Homelessness in the District

By Franchetta Groves Time after time, Washington, D.C. finds itself on the list of cities with one of the highest homeless populations. When walking down the streets, it will not take long to come across an individual who is struggling with homelessness, asking for help.  It is not just an anecdotal situation; statistics show that Read More …

Rebuilding America’s Military Project: US Army

By Katie Hoban Over the past decade, the United States Army has had to adapt to multiple changes in its structure. From tactics to machinery, certain Brigades to technology, the Army has made advancements to “modernize” itself.  Last Friday, retired Lieutenant General Thomas W. Spoehr spoke at the Heritage Foundation in regards to Army Modernization.  Read More …

Freedom of Speech Inside an Adscript Environment

By Katie Hoban Freedom of Speech is a right guaranteed by the Constitution that many citizens use on a daily basis. It is a principle in our society, supporting an individual’s articulation of opinion and ideas in the absence of censorship or legal ramification. The event “Inside Voices: The Free Speech Rights of Incarcerated Americans”, Read More …